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Ag lease workshops scheduled

Four agricultural leasing workshops covering grazing, hunting and livestock leases are scheduled across the state. The workshops will be hosted by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service. The positive response from the workshops in 2016 prompted [...]

  • Cotton

Lawmakers call on Trump to help cotton farmers

A bipartisan group of 109 lawmakers submitted a letter to President Donald Trump on Monday, urging the president to help stabilize [...]

  • BSE graphic

BSE case in Alabama announced

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced Tuesday an atypical case of Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE), a neurologic disease of [...]

  • Beef cows

Report: Meat demand to slow over next decade

Growth in agriculture over the next decade will likely come from increased yields, larger herds and more output per animal, [...]

  • Corn

Judge denies petition to ban chlorpyrifos pesticide

By Jessica Domel Multimedia Editor A pesticide that is used on corn, soybeans, fruit trees, golf courses and fence posts [...]

  • JBS

JBS sells Canadian feedyard, farmland for $40 million

North America’s largest cattle feeder JBS has reached a deal to sell a Canadian feedyard and neighboring farmland near Brooks, [...]

  • Timber

Foreign-owned ag land on the rise in Texas

There’s a new trend sweeping the nation, and Texas is at the forefront. According to a new report from the

  • NAFTA objectives

Agriculture, manufacturing highlighted in NAFTA objectives

By Jessica Domel Multimedia Editor The Trump administration’s intentions and goals for renegotiating the 23-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement [...]

  • FSA

FSA county committee nominations due Aug. 1

Texas farmers and ranchers have until Aug. 1 to nominate eligible candidates to serve on local U.S. Department of Agriculture [...]

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